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Fine Art Tent

In the Fine Art Tent, you will be enjoy the incredible art work of many local artists, encompassing oil paints, water colors, photography and more.

Craft Tent

The Craft Tent is filled with local Maine crafters displaying their treasures of exceptional Maine craftsmanship. From pottery to hand-woven baskets to delicious homemade fudge, if you are looking for something with the quality only Made in Maine can produce, this is the tent you want to visit!

Art Show

The 72nd Maine Lobster Festival Open Juried Art Show will be on display at Camden National Bank, 300 Main Street, Rockland, Maine, July 31 - August 4. Artists must drop off their art entries on July 29, 2019 at Camden National Bank between 10AM and 2PM. Judging will be held July 30, 2019, and winners will be contacted. There is a $20 entry fee for adults and a $5 entry fee for Students ages 5-18. Each artist may submit a maximum of two works. Download an application and email to or mail to:

MLF Open Juried Art Show
Susan Johnson, Director
P.O. Box 552
Rockland, Maine 04841

Applications for tents


Application for Open Juried Art Show



Eddie Harriman Award – Best depiction of what the festival represents.

Laurie Webber, ‘The Maine Event’` watercolor

Betty Kinney – Best depiction of a coastal scene

Ann O’Hara, Skipper’s Eye View’  pastel


Professional Oil

1st  Peggy Riley  ‘Camden Harbor Scene’

2nd Lisa Kyle   ‘Dusk and Fog’

3rd  Christina Eckerson  ‘Island Cove, Vinalhaven’


Water Medium (watercolor, gouache, acrylic) 

1st  Jack Ross   ‘Spruce Head’

2nd  Laurie Webber   ‘Eiders at Matinicus’ 


Other Mediums 

1st John Kendall   ‘The Eagle off Portland Headlight’ Ink drawing

2nd  Mary Dunn   ‘Autumn Light’ colored pencil

3rd Sharon Boody-Dean  ‘Loon Display’ mixed media


Amateur Catagories


1st  Jean Byrd   ‘Enjoy The View’

2nd  Jean Byrd ‘Vinalhaven Passage’

3rd  Paula Horton   ‘Marmalade Sky’



1st  Denise White  ‘Taz’

2nd Ron Smith  ‘Lower Best Side’

3rd  Judith Grossman   ‘Cundy Harbor’


Water Medium

1st  Rayetta Simmons  ‘Country Brook’

2nd  Signe Gardiner  ‘Porch View’

3rd  Judith Grossman   ‘Cundy Harbor’



1st  Catherine McCann   ‘Wheels’

2nd  Paul Karlson   ‘In the Garden With Alice’

3rd  Catherine McCann  ‘Waiting for the Ferry’


Other Mediums 

1st  Glenn Roundy   ‘Horamusa’ wire and shell

2nd  Glenn Roundy   ‘Holiday Beach’ wire and shell